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Country United States
State Illinois
County Ogle
Founded 1855
Time zone UTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
Area code(s) 815

Woosung is an unincorporated community in Ogle County, Illinois, U.S., and is located in the far southwestern part of the county, northwest of Dixon. Woosung was founded in June 1855 by 3 retiring sea captains. They named it after Wusong, China.


Woosung is located at 41.923 N and -89.574 W, at an elevation of 791 feet.

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